Compare Hays vs Peninsula BETA

See how working at Hays vs. Peninsula compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Hays vs. Peninsula. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Hays

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Peninsula

Employee Ratings

  • Hays scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Peninsula scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 3109 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 864 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Peninsula employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.8
Peninsula employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.8
Peninsula employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
90%
90%Alistair R. Cox
Hays employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Peninsula employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Peninsula Ceo Peter Done
84%
84%Peter Done
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Peninsula employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Hays has 1,930 more total submitted salaries than Peninsula.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant274 Salaries
£23,457/yr
Associate Consultant63 Salaries
£19,659/yr
Intern51 Salaries
£16,272/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Human Resources Documentation Consultant10 Salaries
£19,777/yr
Documentation Consultant18 Salaries
£28,093/yr
BST13 Salaries
£22,224/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • "Employment law" was the most mentioned Pro at Peninsula.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Hays.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Con at Peninsula.
Pros
Pros
"Career progression"(in 158 reviews)
"Work hard play"(in 154 reviews)
Pros
"Employment law"(in 50 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 487 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 42 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review
"Intern"26 Jan 2021

Former Intern - Intern

I worked at Hays for less than a year

Pros

Lots Of Training, Helpful staff and lovely office

Cons

Love KPI's Far too much time spent staring at a screen

Current Employee - Employment Law Consultant

I have been working at Peninsula full-time for more than a year

Pros

Everyone works together as a team Very strong management team who are easy to approach Good opportunities for career progression Great benefits Invaluable experience and training

Cons

Can be high pressure however support is always provided

Advice to Management

N/A

Job Postings

Hays has 25,056 more recently posted open jobs than Peninsula.